B5: Contact Information
Prof. Martin "Randy" Cox
Senior Lecturer; Director of Individual Events
Dept. of Communication Studies, A1105
University of Texas at Austin
Austin, TX 78712-1089
Randy Cox (Senior Lecturer and IE Director) is the administrative director and head coach of the UT Individual Events Program. A founding member of UT's competitive speech team and a former national champion himself, his students have been graced with 29 individual national titles at both the high school and collegiate levels, and have also been awarded national team titles including the NFL Bruno E. Jacob Trophy, the NCFL Masterson and Founders’ awards, National Forensic Association Division Titles, as well as three American Forensic Association National Individual Events Tournament team titles. Prof. Cox served previously as Co-Director of the IE Team from 1991-1994 before serving for five years as Co-Director of forensics for Boston's Milton Academy. Prof. Cox was recognized in 2006 by the Texas Speech Communication Association as the University Educator of the Year, and was recognized again with the same honor by the Texas Intercollegiate Forensic Association in 2008. He also is a past President of the Texas Intercollegiate Forensics Association (TIFA) and past Executive Secretary of the Texas Speech Communication Association (TSCA).